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  • Location

    Reading

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lisa Pascoe

  • Contact email:

    lisa.pascoe@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LP3390_1655449231

An excellent opportunity for a supply chain professional to join a busy organisation as a Logistics Planner.

Key Responsibilities of the Logistics Planner;

  • Process export orders in accordance with timelines agreed with customer and to the required standards.
  • Ensure all Legal export documents are raised in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Liaise with warehouse to ensure customers delivery requirements are met.
  • Liaise with approved freight providers to arrange suitable shipping of goods.
  • Establish optimum logistical arrangements and co-ordination of in-bound consignments.
  • Ensure all databases are updated within given timescales.
  • Ensure all queries received are acknowledged and recorded onto query management system.
  • Identify and responds to queries and generate appropriate solutions.

Personal Specification of the Logistics Planner;

  • Degree qualified / Professional qualifications or equivalent.
  • Logistics, Shipping, Export experience.
  • Experience of managing 3rd party supplier relationships.
  • Intermediate Excel skills.
  • Good working knowledge of SAP.
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills.
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic.

This role would be suitable for you if you have held any of the following roles; Logistics Planner, Logistics Controller, Shipping Coordinator, Export Coordinator.